Part 2 | Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention Month 2021: Connections to & Impacts of COVID-19
October is Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. Arlene Vassell and Casey Keene of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence joined PreventConnect for a 2-part podcast to talk all things DVAM 2021. Part 1 of this podcast is also available where Arlene and Casey discuss the history of DVAM and the theme and ongoing call-to-action for this year: No Survivor Justice Without Racial Justice. On this episode, Arlene and Casey draw connections between DVAM, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the intersections of racial justice and survivor justice.
Check out the resources Arlene and Casey mention on this podcast below:
- Domestic Violence Awareness Month Events on the Domestic Violence Awareness Project website
- My Story Matters video (coming soon!)
- Back to Basics: Partnering with Survivors and Communities to Promote Health Equity at the Intersections of Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence
- TA Question of the Month by Patty Branco: “How can domestic and sexual violence advocates center health equity for Black women in our work?”